Originally Posted by Vinny
he has that extra suddeness that Barwin and Reed don't have. Both of those guys have great straight line speed but I think Mercilus may be faster in traffic. It looks like the right time to get him ready for more PT. He doesn't look as lost out there now.
I am hoping that Mercilus/Watt becomes our Derrick Thomas/Neil Smith combo.
In my mind Thomas/Smith is the greatest DE/LB combo of all time.